Natural gas is a domestically produced gaseous fuel, readily available through the utility infrastructure. This clean-burning alternative fuel can be used in vehicles as either compressed natural gas (CNG) or liquefied natural gas (LNG).
Natural Gas Interest Groups
- Compressed and liquefied natural gas are clean and domestically produced alternative fuels
U.S. natural gas reserves are abundant. This alternative fuel can be domestically produced and used to offset the petroleum currently being imported for transportation use
Natural gas vehicles (NGVs) are similar to gasoline or diesel vehicles
Compared with vehicles fueled by conventional diesel and gasoline natural gas vehicles can produce lower levels of some emissions